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Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at age 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:05:39 -0800

Marion Barry, civil rights activist, four-term mayor of Washington, D.C., and famous for getting caught on video smoking crack, has died. He was 78 and had suffered various health issues.

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:04:14 -0800

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule.

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:04:06 -0800

Former Washington Mayor Marion Barry is dead, a hospital spokeswoman said early Sunday. He was 78. Barry was elected four times as the city's chief executive and was a council member for Washington's 8th ward at the time of his death. His death was dis...

Positively Philadelphia: An Especially Eco-Friendly Laundry Service

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:00:10 -0800

Wash Cycle Laundry, founded by a Penn grad, picks up your laundry and brings it back the next day -- by human-powered tricycle!

Former Washington Mayor Marion Barry Dies

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:47:46 -0800

Marion Barry, Jr., a sharecroppers’s son and a civil rights activist who became a maddening and beloved mayor of Washington, DC, has died. Barry was 78 years old when he died early Sunday morning in a Washington hospital, just hours after being discharged from another hospital. Barry was a few credits short of his doctorate degree in chemistry in the early 1960s when he decided to work full time ...

Family’s statement on the death of Marion Barry

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:42:43 -0800

The text of a statement from the family of former D.C. mayor Marion Barry, who died early Sunday.

Marion Barry, former Washington DC mayor, dies aged 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:39:39 -0800

Scandal-plagued politician jailed for six months after being filmed smoking crack cocaine but later made surprise return to office Marion Barry, the former mayor of Washington DC, who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine before making a surprise return to office, has died aged 78. Barry, who was hospitalised briefly last week, died at the United Medical Center in Washington on Sunday, his ...

Marion Barry, former D.C. mayor, dies at 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:17:33 -0800

UPI STAFF WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Marion Barry, the former four-term mayor of Washington D.C. whose political career survived a crack cocaine arrest and prison sentence, has died.

Former DC mayor Marion Barry, who staged comeback after 1990 crack cocaine arrest, dead at 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:14:35 -0800

WASHINGTON - Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council.

Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:06:44 -0800

WASHINGTON (AP) — Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council. ...

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